Adversity breeds innovation, says Microsoft’s Shelley Bransten

Adversity breeds innovation, says Microsoft’s Shelley Bransten
Microsoft
By Andy Clayton-Smith | 05 May 2021

We spoke with Microsoft’s Shelley Bransten about the new Microsoft Cloud for Retail, the importance of the partner ecosystem in meeting the needs of end consumers, and how the Covid-19 pandemic has helped progressive retailers to drive sales

The retail lead discusses how the Covid-19 pandemic has helped progressive retailers to drive sales 
 

Creating a sustainable product lifecycle in retail

Creating a sustainable product lifecycle in retail
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By Rebecca Gibson | 28 April 2021

Microsoft’s Michelle Lancaster explains why increasing the sustainability of products and services has become a vital goal for retail and consumer packaged goods brands, as well as their customers

Microsoft’s Michelle Lancaster explains why this has become a vital goal for retailers and customers

A perfect pairing: great wine and unified commerce

A perfect pairing: great wine and unified commerce
By Rebecca Gibson | 13 April 2021

Covid-19 shut down Ste. Michelle Wine Estates’ on-site business in 2020, but it was able to offer new digital customer experiences with Adyen and Microsoft Dynamics 365 Commerce

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates offered new digital experiences with Adyen and Microsoft Dynamics 365 
 

The Spring issue of The Record is out now!

The Spring issue of The Record is out now!
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 April 2021

Get the latest enterprise insights from industry experts and Microsoft executives

Securing success with Barracuda Networks and Azure

Securing success with Barracuda Networks and Azure
PetSmart
By Alex Smith | 08 March 2021

PetSmart’s migration into the cloud has given the retailer the capabilities to manage the challenges of the past year

A cloud migration has enabled PetSmart to manage the challenges of the past year

Traditional point of sale just takes too long

Traditional point of sale just takes too long
By Abhijit Killedar | 22 February 2021

Retailers should implement a headless framework to gain control of their digital and in-store commerce stack and meet customer expectations

Retailers should implement a headless framework to meet customer expectations

Internet Retailing Expo 2021: Engage digital platform

Internet Retailing Expo 2021: Engage digital platform
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 February 2021

Virtual platform

Forum will provide retailers with advice, tools and support to improve e-commerce

Transforming retail landscapes in the face of crises

Transforming retail landscapes in the face of crises
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By Rebecca Gibson | 05 February 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic has expedited the growth of e-commerce and it’s imperative for retailers and consumer packaged goods vendors to reimagine their operations if they want to stay competitive. We ask Microsoft and its partners how they can achieve this

We ask Microsoft and its partners how they are reimagining operations to stay competitive

NRF 2021: Microsoft adds new retail features to Dynamics 365

NRF 2021: Microsoft adds new retail features to Dynamics 365
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 January 2021

New capabilities will help retailers personalise customer experiences across all channels

NRF 2021: Microsoft introduces new Cloud for Retail

NRF 2021: Microsoft introduces new Cloud for Retail
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 January 2021

Platform gives retailers ability to address “most pressing business needs,” says Shelley Bransten

L’Oréal modernises equipment maintenance with Microsoft HoloLens

L’Oréal modernises equipment maintenance with Microsoft HoloLens
L'Oréal/Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 January 2021

Remote solutions reduce travel requirement to help minimise costs and carbon emissions

The Winter issue of The Record is out now!

The Winter issue of The Record is out now!
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 January 2021

Get the latest enterprise insights from industry experts and Microsoft executives

Happy holidays from all of us at The Record!

Happy holidays from all of us at The Record!
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 December 2020

Got some free time? Why not take a look at some of our highlights from 2020?

A retail landscape that is rapidly changing

A retail landscape that is rapidly changing
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 December 2020

Bill Thorne, executive director of National Retail Federation Foundation, and senior vice president of communications and public affairs at NRF, outlines the challenges and opportunities facing retailers in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic

NRF’s Bill Thorne outlines the challenges and opportunities Covid-19 has presented to retailers

AO.com uses Dynamics 365 to optimise business operations

AO.com uses Dynamics 365 to optimise business operations
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 December 2020

Microsoft solution will help the retailer simplify finance and supply chain systems

Beabloo launches solution to help retailers keep public safe

Beabloo launches solution to help retailers keep public safe
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 November 2020

Interaction Care is now available from the Microsoft Azure Marketplace

Sonee Sports deploys Dynamics 365 to understand its customers

Sonee Sports deploys Dynamics 365 to understand its customers
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 November 2020

Maldivian retailer moved to the cloud to better serve shoppers and improve business operations

Microsoft is empowering the retail workforce

Microsoft is empowering the retail workforce
By Rebecca Gibson | 06 November 2020

Abid Chaudhry explains how technologies like Microsoft Azure, Teams and Dynamics 365 are enabling retailers to operate safely and serve customers effectively during the Covid-19 pandemic

Abid Chaudhry explains how technology is enabling retailers to operate safely during Covid-19

Isabel Marant chooses Cegid to drive international retail growth

Isabel Marant chooses Cegid to drive international retail growth
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 November 2020

French fashion label deploys omnichannel services using cloud-based commerce platform

Cooler Screens uses Microsoft Azure to drive growth in retail solution

Cooler Screens uses Microsoft Azure to drive growth in retail solution
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 October 2020

Smart screen solution for refrigerators will be rolled out across 2,500 Walgreens stores

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